# Examples

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Lithospheric Density part of Examples

Students learn about the weighted mean by building spreadsheets that apply this concept to the average density of the oceanic lithosphere.

What is the Discharge of the Congaree River at Congaree National Park? part of Examples

Spreadsheets Across the Curriculum module/Geology of National Parks course. Students use a rating curve to determine discharge at various stage heights.

Spreadsheet Warm Up for SSAC Geology of National Parks Modules, 2: Elementary Spreadsheet Manipulations and Graphing Tasks part of Examples

Spreadsheets Across the Curriculum/Geology of National Parks module. The second of two tutorials. Focuses on modifying spreadsheets (e.g., copy/paste, insert, sort) and creating and modifying graphs.

Nitrate Levels in the Rock Creek Park Watershed, Washington DC, 1: Measures of Central Tendency part of Examples

Spreadsheets Across the Curriculum module/Geology of National Parks course. Students examine the histogram of a positively skewed data set and calculate its mean, median and mode.

Something is Askew at Mammoth Cave National Park part of Examples

Spreadsheets Across the Curriculum/Geology of National Parks module. Students use the geometric mean and multiplicative standard deviation to examine the right-skewed distribution of nutrient concentrations in water-quality data at Mammoth Cave National Park.

Tale of Two Cities (and two hurricanes): New Orleans part of Examples

Students use spreadsheets to analyze the reasons why New Orleans has subsided in the past 250 years.

Tsunami-Time part of Examples

Students build spreadsheets to compute the time it takes a tsunami wave to pass over different regions of the ocean.

Tale of Two Cities (and two hurricanes): Miami part of Examples

Students use a spreadsheet to compute the hypothetical risk of an Andrew-like hurricane to downtown Miami.

Assessing earthquake risk: How often does the Big One occur? part of Examples

Students use spreadsheet tables and charts to explore the Gutenberg-Richter relationship between an earthquakes magnitude and recurrence interval.

How often do earthquakes occur? part of Examples

Students use spreadsheet tables and charts to explore the relationship between earthquake magnitude and frequency.